Three recent posts at StartingArithmetic featured successful learning, are there any common themes?
Arithmetic with Richard Dunne
One Way To Improve Sats Results – Better Teaching
French with Michel Thomas
Getting Failing Students To Learn – Michel Thomas Shows How
Maths and English at Bolton College
How To Get People Who Fail Maths And English GCSE To Pass
There seem to be some common themes
- Assume success, so no labeling people as failures
- Talk in terms that make sense to the learner
- Go at the pace of the learner
I wonder if it’s that simple how come everyone isn’t doing it?
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